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using county employees and equipment to run his campaign continues to work at mchenry, the top prosecutor while awaiting trial scheduled for march 21st. >> evicted gov george ryan of and a newly released interview reveals what his life is like behind bars and why he declared a moratorium on the death penalty. he is serving a six and a half year sentence and a federal prison camp in indiana. and lighter moments he joked about prison food and bologna but when asked about the state capital punishment system he called a flawed. he said the pardons handed out were influenced by news coverage of it and make it was freed after being wrongfully convicted he said he turned to his wife and said " how does that happen? how does an innocent man get at the death row for 15 years? " one man asked them are you going to kill my son? ryan had a big impact on my decision. . >> one of chicago's best kept secret until now but it has been solved. the man who tweeting all under the title mayor emanuel has come for it. and assistant professor of journalism at columbia college. he set up the account i
damage power plant could afternoon and steve. >> 9 dina coming our viewers on wgn america and watching us on the web. did the national police agency reports over 5400 rat confirmed dead and more than 2400 listed as injured and more than 9000 people reported missing japan use helicopters fire trucks and water cannons to or water on the no. 3 reactor at the fukushima power plant. efforts will continue throughout the night to keep the reactor and a pool of spent fuel rods from overheating. officials working to resolve cooling problems at four of the six reactors ever since there were damaged by the earthquake. >> based on the operations we believe that it will help to cool down and based on the data we will receive from the government task force will be able to verify whether the mission has been met with success. >> international atomic energy commission says at least 20 people have fallen ill because of possible radiation poisoning in addition to 19 injured and two missing at the fukushima power plant them up boosting american citizens removing them from the aftermath of the tsunami. the s
in court because they know the defense will go after this and try to use it to tear down gayle's credibility. back to you. >> thank you. a federal marshal was critically wounded and a suspect was killed this morning in a shooting in st. louis. the suspect opened fire on two u.s. marshals and a st. louis police marshall when marshals showed up to taken into custody. both marshalls are in the hospital one in critical condition and the other is there. the police officer only had a graze wound. the suspect had a criminal history and it is not clear if he died from a self-inflicted wound or a few shot by police. . >> chicago police officer accused of making a false 911 col. the officer accused of calling east local department and reporting it by a bar while he himself was pulled over for speeding by another officer. the other officer left the scene and realize the call was baked when he arrived at the alleged crime scene. one officer remains an active duty but is under investigation. >> a police officer of allegedly beating a man and take goes to trial today. video shows the officer
april climate for discrimination. >> more than 2 1/2 million muslims in the u.s. the post says it is described as the first congressional hearing on the civil rights of american muslims. . >> a large portion of the cleanup is completed in areas affected by the bp oil spill. removing the " mid to get rid of oil from beaches in alabama. groups continue digging for a surge of oil digging beneath the surface. still some tar balls and the water but the sand is clean. affected by the gulf oil spill say they're not getting financial reimbursement that they deserve. it $20 billion compensation fund was set up for the victims. the man in charge of distributing the money to a simpler job after september 11th petition and says he is low balling their claims and giving them the runaround. . >> one supervisor's waiting in another because the supervisor says they're waiting for a plane to see if my name is on the list. >> this is ridiculous. these town hall meetings were nothing but a pr blitz. . >> one person says the constituents were given empty promises. the main offices more than 3.7 b
afternoon and steve. >> 9 dina welcome our viewers across the country and watching us on the web. official death toll from the earthquake and tsunami now stands at more than 1800 but the number will rise as rescuers reach more hard hit areas. a news agency reports about 2000 bodies were found in just two areas on the northeast coast today. one of those areas about 10,000 people are still missing. the full extent of the disastrous aftermath is not yet clear but it to be the most extensive expensive quicken history. experts say that losses from the quake tsunami in fire wall " that least $100 billion. . >> major complications pleading three reactors at a nuclear power plant and that is raising fears of a meltdown. another reactor lost its cooling capabilities after a blast at the building containing the no. 3 reactor. 200,000 people have been evacuated from that area. power plant workers have been tried to cool down their nuclear reactors would see water experts say that will cause so much damage those reactors can never be used again. . >> each of these reactors have a unique design with it
and for example maintaining 24 hour surveillance of the situation there for us to have some sort of color system. if you start seeing defenseless civilians a piece of civilians being massacred by gaddafi's forces. obviously we're going to have to look at what develops on the ground on a case by case basis and i do not want to generalize right now and say that is what is happening and we're prepared to step in. it will require some a of questions and they're difficult ones. we have sent a clear warning to adopt the government that they will be held accountable particularly when it comes to assaulting civilians. some of the rhetoric that you see for example the idea that they will be going door to door hunting for people were participating in protest. that implied a sort of a lack of restraint and ruthlessness that i think is erases our intent. as i said before we need to continue to monitor the situation and matching attractions with what we think will help pull on the ground and sustain it. we have to do so in consultation with the international community. you agree with your intelligence offici
tune in on wgn america and watching us online. in our top story or a quick answer not because the nuclear crisis in japan by knocking out power to cooling systems at one complex. since then four of the six reactor units have of fires explosions or partial meltdown spring water of the reactor units trying to prevent the fuel from overheating and releasing radiation japan increased in nuclear threat to a level 5 on a scale of 7. the japanese government in acknowledging the quick and tsunami totally overwhelmed it hurting its response to the nuclear crisis that the quicken tsunami taking a major toll on human life. nearly 7000 confirmed dead and about 10,000 still missing. 90,000 to rescue teams looking for survivors and victims and about 500,000 people living in shelters. >> after a week of worry about the stickers on cynthia clemens is breathing a sigh of relief. the chicago man missing in japan was found. edward clemens had been speaking english and teaching in the city of sendai when the earthquake struck. he called his mother this morning to say he was taken out of harm's wa
gunman got away. police used a helicopter to search but he has not been caught. to recover to guns. >> a chicago man charged with shooting and killing a man in the car wash and one person refused to dry his car. prosecutors say the market scored and shot cesar gonzales last summer. several months for authorities to fight court was arrested friday and is held without bond. jegging police told the suspect after a man from the suburbs is probably be in and sodomized. the victim was found on the streets early saturday morning and some of his teeth were knocked out in he was partially impaled by a tree branch. the injuries are not life-threatening one man was paroled last may after his " third prison sentence for armed robbery. . >> construction crews making progress on the modernization progress is compromising safety in the process. found some close calls on runways. julien is live at o'hare with more on the story. the tribune says there have been a number of near misses at o'hare field since 2004. the result of miscommunication confusion or the failure of pilots to reach daily constr
was read a black jacket with leather on the back. >> big-time pop us today 3000 pollens worth $8 million. chicago cops and drug enforcement agents work together. police arrested four people 3 of the suspects are mexican citizens here in the u.s. illegally. >> chicagos inspector general said the city is wasting money and use to get rid of truck drivers. the drivers do nothing more than take of the workers to job sites and wake wait while those workers do their jobs. a long-term city labor contract exchange is impossible. >> the city has to offer staff work that in the private sector would be done with fewer workers and therefore more cheaply. again at a cost 18 million the year to the taxpayer that the hundred $80 million. the city of chicago give up this statement today. on capitol hill closer to reaching a tentative budget compromise to avoid a government shutdown it would cut out least $33 million in this year but it's that 23 million more than democrats ever agreed to. house committee members are debating how to hit the number of the deal might still fall through when it comes to
'll shine. pop-tarts. made for fun. the use of a nuclear disaster increase in japan after later reactor reached at a power plant. good afternoon i'm steve. >> i'm dina coming our viewers on wgn america and watching us on the web. latest developments in japan our top story. the interest levels of radiation escaped from the nuclear power plant to date after the third explosion and buyers on saturday. authorities warned people living within 20 mi. to stay indoors and not drinkwater. rhodesian level readings have not decrease at the plant. . >> up we need now for everyone to move out of the 20 km radius from the no. 1 plant. we would like to ask you to remain indoors at home or in your offices. >> as the crisis deepens damage to nuclear plants stocks are plummeting in japan for the second straight day over concerns that the earth quicken tsunami could have a prolonged effect on the nation's economy them out the death toll in japan from the magnitude 9 earthquake in tsunami is soaring. more than 3300 are confirmed dead and 2000 injured more than 6700 are still missing. cold weather i
that the u.s. cannot stand idle when it comes to libya civil war but any action will be taken with the help of u.s. allies not by american forces alone . >> the changes in the region will not and cannot be imposed by the united states or any foreign power ultimately it will be driven by the people of the arab world. . >> just hours later lebron announced a ceasefire promising to halt to attacks on anti- government rebels but an opposition member the coastal city said the announcement had not stopped the fighting . >> secretary of state henry clinton said it's the action of gaddafi that will influence mobile response. . >> will continue to work with our partners in the international community to press gaddafi to leave and to support the legitimate aspirations of the libyan people . >> should gaddafi remain the role of the u.s. in the operations is a source of debate. . >> to do you think the u.s. was too slow to respond to the situation in libya? text yes or no 29799 to 9799 [ male announcer ] it's a rule of nature. you don't decide when vegetables reach the peak of perfection. the veg
'm steve. >> i'm tanya and we welcome our viewers watching us on wgn america and on the web. juliasn is live with the latest. >> thank you. detectives say they have a number of surveillance video is that they are reviewing and so far no word on any suspects in custody. all we have the discipline in time is that he is somewhere between the ages of 17 and 30 and he was seen wearing a black jacket with the letters ws on the back. continue searching for witnesses and the suspect those who knew her coming to the scene of the tragedy. the fullerton el station trying to come with terms with a loss that my mother to everyone in my wife were shocked and she treated our kids like their our own. >> she would be very mess. . >> happened monday afternoon at 415 police say a fee to snatch stand iphone and then collided with her on the stairs sending her tumbling down. she was rushed to advocate medical center and died from injuries to her head from the fall. . >> it makes no sense. . >> understandably her family is in shock. . >> unbelievable that someone can do this over a stupid phone. . >> iron
a concern for hawaii and to the west coast of the u.s. feared the worst never came. a president obama offered condolences . >> international relief efforts are beginning to mobilize. and to begin what is expected to be a very long recovery effort . >> more than 8000 japanese troops have been deployed to locate missing people who may be alive beneath the rubble paired in the meantime th. digitalis' your situation . >> sphere the earthquake hit i lin southern she bewitches about several hours away from where the epicenter was. but we could still feel heavy shakes. the . >> can you tell us what you saw were you able to walk around it? . >> my surroundings weren't as bad as what was being seen on the news. when i got back home there were a few things broken. but for the most part i think the major thing that affected everyone wasn't the phone's been out. it wa. >> thought about how you helped the kids in the class that you are and at the time of the quake amonte being from the midwest we usually don't have a lot of earthquakes. it was definitely my first big one so i was naturally in shoc
the president tells us why but it is not good enough for several people on capitol hill. >> top stories seen around the country. the tone for u.s. engagement. the president's nationally televised speech on libya. from the national defense university in washington president obama addressed the nation monday night to clarify the purpose of the u.s. mission in libya. >> when our interests and values are at stake we have a responsibility to act. that is what has happened in libya. >> the explanation comes more than one week after the u.s. military and coalition of allies began military action to enforce the united nations no- fly zone in the civil war-torn country. president obama explains actions the united states has taken to protect the libyan people from the brutality of muammar gaddafi. >> we will deny the regime arms, cut off its cash and assist the opposition. we will work with other nations to hasten the day when he leaves power. >> republicans and democrats have leave criticize the president's plan. >> these concerns and questions are equally relevant in the senate and congress sin
welcome our viewers around the country and wgn america and watching us on the web. japan's prime minister calls the situation grave and serious. officials say a suspected brake in the core and one reactor would be a major setback at this facility. the prime minister expressed sympathy for three workers were taken to hospital after being exposed to dangerously high levels of radiation. . >> in tokyo and osaka and other areas of japan. risking their life to engage in a variety of activities i would like to show my sincere respect and gratitude for their efforts. . >> the military ship is bringing in fresh water to lower temperatures and prevent further emission of radioactive materials. the nation's death toll as of over 10,000 in more than 17,000 people are still missing. this afternoon illinois senators turban and kirk and and safety in illinois. of the working nuclear reactors in six sites more than any other states and it's about half of its electricity from nuclear power. >> of france's to clear the air space under control this afternoon after nato agreed to take command of the no-fly
of the intervention says the u.s. does not know enough about the rebels fighting gaddafi forces. president obama reportedly sent cia operatives into libya to learn more about them. . >> radiation levels near the damaged fukushima plant are now more than 4000 times the legal limit. officials are not sure what is causing despite or how to stop it. meantime the tokyo lecture power co. says the loss to plants means the region will have rolling blackouts during the peak summer demand. about 140 military members from the u.s. medically treating and decontaminated radioactive material will arrive soon to provide help. . >> some of the workers who've been trying to prevent a meltdown now say they expect to die from radiation sickness within weeks or months. restoration workers have been exposed to dangerously high levels of radiation are trying to bring the plant's cooling system is back on-line. the mother of one of the workers says the team has discussed at length and they have committed themselves to die if necessary to save the nation. . >> of penal services for the first woman vice-presidential ca
have made it work for us for years. >> bad idea. >> great idea. >> >> a manual says streamline government is an idea he heard over and over on the campaign trail. it is just one idea of many key one civic leaders to start kicking around. >> changes you make in reforming it so we can do a better job. >> hard to argue. taxpayers spend just shy of $20 million a year to maintain the current 50 alderman. >> we want to hear from you. you think the number of all the men in chicago should be cut? >> clear message sent to cardinal francis george today. 20 minister is making that request it. the talk is the new date would be as president of leo catholic high school. ministers in this is on the >> south side not >> of us have worked with of our over the years. we all know he is a profound christian witness. an effective passer. >> he did attend today's event said he appreciated the minister's support. >> millions of people across the country still like tonight but they are dreaming >>> dreaming of winning tonight's 312 lottery jackpot. >> it sounds so good. the engine $12 milli
. >> of u.s. service members were shot and killed and two others wounded in germany this morning. it happened at frankfurt international airport. the 21 year-old man from coastal boat is in custody. the man opened fired on a bus carrying the service members. the victims were under way to either or rock or afghanistan. . >> fundamentalist church members can continue staging and i-gay protests at military funerals. it was voted 8-1 that these protests are protected under the first amendment. military funeral 7 picketed for several years at today's decision upholds the court ruling to route 8 $5 million judgment to the father of the cit. marine bird the father sued the church after they picketed his son's funeral in 2006. >> killing three members of his own family. 35 years after the crime patricia colombo is up for parole again. she and her boyfriend stabbed her 13 year- old brother and shot her parents. they were sentenced to 300 years in prison but up for parole in may. colombo has appeared at least 15 times and has a preliminary hearing tomorrow. two board members have supported
with missile strikes. >> barbara hall has tonight's top story. >> the u.s. military as part of an operation that includes key allies such as france and the u.k. launched missiles on libyan leader mall mar gaddafi's forces. dozens of missiles landed in the area. president barack obama speaking from brazil said that the u.s. it will not have troops on the ground but could not idly stand by while ago gaddafi friend his people with more violence. >> that is the cause of this coalition. >> pentagon officials say that the purpose of the mission called operation odyssey don is controlled. >the french air force began the operation by launching fighters over libya, and especially around the rebel stronghold area of of the gauzy. some claim that civilian areas are being hit by the launches. >> local lawmakers weighed in on today's action it was very important for this country to make a statement. >> i don't think there should be any u.s. boats on the ground and libya but if we can help the rebels hang on and prevent civilian slaughter coming we will have done a good thing. >> there are families aroun
- raiser using a village vehicle. driving the wrong way down a busy highway crashing into to other vehicles and killing. >> say goodbye to the landmark with a very checkered past. assembly for a vigil at cabrini green the final building in the public housing complex scheduled for demolition tomorrow. it began in the early years as an affordable haven for 20th- century european immigrants earning a notorious reputation for public housing projects in this country riddled with drugs and crime. >> will there be a teacher layoffs or will the teachers union agreed to budget cut. >> praise being heaped upon teachers in this district at the meeting here this evening. you can call the case of shared sacrifice teachers agreeing to take smaller raises than have already been guaranteed in order to avoid program cuts and layoffs. nearly 2000 students. the administrators are faced with the real dilemma. a deficit they expect will climb into the millions in the next two years. they offered teachers a choice. they've already been guaranteed raises the option to reduce the raises to 4 and 6%. they have
u.s. navy is now joining the efforts to cool the reactor is down with the power knocked out since the tsunami seawater has been used to cool the plant but it contains salts which is damaging the reactor units the u.s. navy should arrive shortly and began pumping fresh water into the damage reactors. japan is urging the tokyo electric co. to be more transparent about the information about the reactors. it is causing people to suffer skin burns from highly radioactive water. >> the situation at the nuclear power plants is still unpredictable. we are trying to prevent it from getting worse we cannot allow ourselves to be optimistic. >> levels of radioactive iodine in sea water up to 19 mi. offshore are 5 to 1200 times higher than normal. there may be some sort of leakage directly into the ocean. the crisis was weighing heavily on the minds of dozens of people who offered their help today at fund-raisers in chicago. >> both fund-raisers today brought out a small crowds but they had big hearts. the japanese american service committee combined classical japanese bands with a bake sale
. at 31 fifth and sixth graders complained of skin irritations and its u.s. most were looked over and given a clean bill of health. it investigators still have not released the cause of. at . >> to look at these dead fish washing up along the rocks. this is mary knoll upon tpond. needlo say the smell is not pleasant. there is a bit of a current. there are thousands of fish that have washed up here. no one knows why they have died. this is calleits connected by a stret goes out from glen allen. we haven't heard any other reports but if you know of any other spot where other fodead fish are washing up please contact us a . >> jim ramsey says we could seea slight difference in temperatures tomorrow. host: could switching to geico really save you 15% or more on car insurance? host: what, do you live under a rock? man: no way! man: hey rick check this out! anncr: geico. 15 minutes could save 15% or more on car insurance. [ female announcer ] important events can sneak up on you. oh, i am not ready. [ female announcer ] but in two weeks, you could feel ready. introducing yoplait light's
for us yount similar concerns that the neighboring rochdale for 65 years they have watched steel mills closed. >> just to know that we have people here that have family to support to, they want to see the community growling, we have been here since 1946. >> 23,000 caterpillar employees across the state could be hurt if the company moved and an untold number of businesses. a spokesperson says that if it stays illinois tax increase will cost it an additional $40 million this year. caterpillar ceo has told gov quinn that they wantthe spot the state is headed is not favorable for business. >> a man saved from a fiery death with just seconds to spare received the opportunity to thank his saber in public today. he was driving on i 55 on tuesday an off-duty chicago police officer spotted smoke billowing from the park man in ran down and found him trying to save his welding equipment including several oxygen tanks. he had his moments before the van burst into flames. today him and his wife expressed their gratitude. >> looking at the pictures of the van he was a guardian angel, if he was s
viewers on wgn america as well as online. judy is comparing prices and joins us now from the lincoln park neighborhood with more on our top story. >> good afternoon. 4.09 the price for regular unleaded at the station. industry experts that prices will continue to climb and tapping into the oil reserves is something our president is seriously considering them up the issue of the reserve is one we are considering and is something that is only in very rare occasions. a bunch of factors have to be looked at. it is not just the price. . >> pump prices went up 33¢ in just two weeks which is the second-biggest spike ever the other one being after hurricane katrina. according to latest surveys the national survey is 3.51 and is about 3.75 in chicago but many local stations are closer to the $4 market not over. the oil reserve as more than 700 million bar. of oil and was created in response to the oil embargo during the 1970's. with the some of the oil after the first gulf war after hearst's king gustav and working katrina. . >> the problem is we need to solve the problem or spending on fossil f
is alive with more on the motion. . >> according to a motion filed in u.s. district court this morning attorneys for blagojevich have not been paid since starting nine months ago and money woes make it impossible for the former governor to have an effective defense. blagojevich has asked the judge to cancel his retrial and sentenced them monday seoul conviction of lying to the fbi for his first trial. it carries a five-year prison sentence is said that blagojevich is not conceding guilt but rather a second prosecution of this case would be irresponsible use of taxpayer funds. the government is supposed to cover the costs of the retrial but federal funds were exhausted last month. the first trial cost nearly $3 million and blagojevich faces 20 charges include one that he tried to sell the senate seat vacated by obama. some of these carry a 20 year prison sentence. joining us is legal analyst terry sullivan. talks about an agreement with the government and is this part of it?. >> i am quite sure from what has happened that in fact the government of will probably serve this some time aft
justifying his own use of force. . >> three people behind bars following a shootout in the city's south side. 4:00 this morning in brocton park. suspect began firing at two officers after pulling up to the squad car an officer shot back in chased the suspect car which then crashed. police trying to determine what sparked the incident. they say the suspect are refuted a gang members balop state capitol building in wisconsin on lockdown as thousands of protesters converged. >> increase over a controversial bill curtailing the bargaining rights of most workers. randy is live downtown with reaction. . >> this move caught many democrats off guard like those here in illinois and wisconsin republicans were able to get around the walkout. pro union demonstrators were continuing their rally at the capitol building in madison after the state senate approved sweeping curves and collective bargaining by public employees. by serving out sections of the building and all the appropriate funds republicans were able to work their way around the road blocked by 14 of their colleagues leaving the state to deny
also on site, have accumulated all of the previous used fuel that is no longer useful to produce electricity. " in other words, nuclear waste, nearly 2,000 t per bid illinois remembers well what happened a few years ago when contaminated water escaped from three of epsilon nuclear plants. state senators in town on other business, telling reporters that are watching closely what could be an important wake-up call for an entire industry. all the " i do not think we should have a knee-jerk reaction because the energy independence of the united states is critical" "what we are more to do in terms of the safe storage of the waste, i believe nuclear power is part of the future. " nuclear energy watchdog group in illinois, says we need to rethink the alliance of their power. other sources of safe electricity permitted countries around the globe indicating that perhaps the nuclear renaissance is itself melting down. >> you can find complete coverage on our web site best video and how you can help victims. why united and american drop a lawsuit against the city and a deat
and the threat of a nuclear meltdown continues. >> aid from the u.s. and other countries has arrived, and more help is on the way. the death toll and japan continues to climb. japan's prime minister is calling it the country's worst crisis since world war two, more than 10,000 people are feared dead from the earthquake in tsunami and thousands are still missing. >> he knows where his children are but his wife is not been found yet. >> there are incredible images of survival. on the ground, workers continue to go through rubble but with each passing hour the chances of finding people alive dwindle. >> i decided to make every effort to survive. >> in the hardest-hit areas there is little food and water and limited electricity. power will be rationed off, a desperate situation worsened by the threat of a possible nuclear meltdown. it has caused widespread evacuation. japanese officials have upgraded the earthquake's magnitude to nine. bow. this could be the most expensive disaster in modern world history. the estimate is $100 billion in damage. >> the destruction in japan is adding up to empty sh
be answered about the long-term use of ibuprofen. about 500 cough and cold medicines or remove from pharmacy shelves. health officials say the prescription jogs had not been evaluated properly for safety and effectiveness. they may be riskier to take them approved over-the-counter drugs that have the same condition. many of these have been on the market illegally for years. you may want to think twice before grabbing the shopping cart. wiped it down or something. a new study find the car handles are covered in fecal matter and e coli. the university of arizona says flu viruses can survive up to three days on a dollar bill and so phones or your doctor's necktie and library books all covered in germs. . >> a shortage of demo what is being done about it. the tribune health reporter bruce joining us. what is going on here?. >> we have flu spiking right now across the country here at the peak of flu season situations in 44 states which where a drug that is why the given once people get the float is any major shortage. we have a big shortage going on in general but in walgreen's the pharmacists ar
engineers restart upon it was sent coolants over the reactors. there are reports tonight that the u.s. is helping . >> the rhodesian debt levels have dipped. we do not expect hs of radiation to reach the west coast, hawaii and alaska or the u.s. territories in the pacific and not as for america's next and in japa planes arriving fromd chicago and other u.s. cities are chirping radiation detectors jered homeland security are saying that there is no threat as thought earlier . >> all local agencies including the chicago department of aviation and tell reporters the of information needs to come directly from the department of homeland security or u.s. borders and customs. they say as of tonight and there is little cause for concern . >> while watching japan's nuclear crisis american federal's seven extra careful in monitoring flights arriving in from tokyo. according to the department of homeland's security it was because of the card will not any of the passengers or their luggage. a spokesman for american airlines says it was medical equipment that tripped alarms in chicago. today u.s.
are a sex researcher you were used to controversy but professor bailey says he does not enjoy being attacked and he says to the tribune he is not ready to say his regrets about what happened. >> he tells the paper that " if i say i shouldn't have done this it's because this could have been avoided not because someone was harmed " he says he feels a nail through his skin right now. bailey is a popular professor and has taught sexual ellery since 1994. after class on february 21st about 100 students out of the 600 in the class stayed for an optional session and did a sex toy demonstration was performed. bailey says he was surprised and hesitated but he could not come up with a good reason to not allow the demonstration appeared northwestern university art initially stayed by bailey to for the advancement of knowledge but on thursday at the university changed its position as the president stated his position saying the he was troubled and disappointed and said bailey short court judgment and an investigation will be launched. bailey says no students have complained to him. it was said to be app
was on the floor with us or not so we try to get out of there very quickly. >> we searched the entire building all the way to the top. and we moved about 13 people. >> visibly shaken employees made their way out. >> the elevators were not working and we went on the air way. >> smoke spread to neighboring businesses and two employees were taken to the hospital for minor smoke inhalation. a firefighter suffered a minor shoulder injury but is expected to be ok. >the cause of the fire is under investigation as our claims of the building's fire alarm system which supposedly never went off. >> one person was killed and three others were wounded in a gang-related shooting at a birthday party on the west side. it happens in an apartment building just before midnight last night. 18 year-old devin dire was killed. the woman who had direct it was hospitalized and is in stable condition and also hospitalized in critical condition and police say is that it does not appear that an arrest will be made. car and early morning car crash has left one person dead and two others injured. 22 year-old was heading south
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economy behind in the u.s. and china. it's an important player in the supply chain. . >> cross the area there's room for help out. how did japan an'e good news as well as dozens of the people from the chicago area who had been living or working in japan were able to make it home safely today. all of them have quite a story to tell. including a man who was teaching japanese kids to even speak english . >> ready with a homemade sign at the store family anxiously awaits neck to arrive. no one more excited than his mom to see him. she spent all day trying to reach and . >> i was scared out of my wits. i just didn't know what to think i was just hoping for the best . >> after spending the last few days trying to get home he finally made it. he has spent the last year teaching english in the small town of comice true but 60 mi. northwest of tokyo. . >> emotional reunions continue throughout the afternoon. a woman embraces her granddaughter. every traveler from japan we spoke with today say they felt the first quake and the aftershocks were just as terrifying . >> we've always felt aftershocks
for tomorrow. and address of an emperor is used for a time of war. he said japan is going through its worst crisis since world war two. for the latest stay with wgn or logo find marni yang guilty in the murder of rohni writer. she sat stonefaced as the jury handed down the verdict. charges a possible mandatory life sentence in prison. the family said the justice has been served. she will be sentenced april 29th.6 3 former police commander reports to prison this week. he will serve four and a half years for lying about suspects tortured under his watch. his lawyers are worried about his health. his 63 years old and has prostate cancer. >> a fire broke out in a victorian house. it happened6 ct started on the second floor but no one was inside. it was under construction to open as a museum later this year. they put the6 damage is estimated $800,000. no one was injured. >> new details in the death of a notre dame students. he died last fall while filming the football team practice. he was on a lift and a powerful gust of wind blew it over. they found the football team was worried about the wind
home there are dire consequences. dire consequences out that i don't think any of us wants to see in the state of wisconsin. . >> the deadline is tomorrow. walker also threatening layoffs if the democratic governors don't return . >> with the current budget running out on friday and a government shot off looming house republicans have proposed a temporary to week budget. and in the middle of all these budget issues president obama vice president biden and their wives hosted the nation's governors today it was a more casual of debt. governors were worried about what happened when the federal stimulus money runs out. there were also concerned about the federal government shutting down if there wait is o new budget plan . >> and the president also of the size is the steps he's taken to reduce spending say it's crucial for investment and infrastructure and education . >> bernie made off says that he knows who iis really to blame. charlie sheen all lows on his detractors [ asst mgr ] what are you doing? fixing the name. it's fiber none. looks like one. well, i know. i put an "n" there.
won't fix things either. because of a changing world they u.s. does not dictate global oil prices. nothing is one to prevent somebody whose newly wealthy in china to it from getting a car in china and filling, so for now and maybe from now on if you want to drive your going to have to pay. here in the suburbs public transportation options are limited. . >> we may look back at this one day as low. . >> howard simons and the voice of doom where the voice of realism. it is not good any way you look at it. simmons says that he doesn't see prices ever going down again and that is definitely going to hurt. . >> two weeks ago today professor northwestern university made a split-second decision that eventually made world headlines. he allowed sex and a classroom on stage witnessed by hundreds of students. . >> professor john michael bailey while declining and on air interview. it says that he is hoping that the whole scandal will blow over with time. bailey says that he has yet to be interviewed by anybody associated with university investigations. he said that it could be months before a
us to move forward with these reforms that are indeed fiscal . >> it isn't exactly clear when these democratic senators will return to wisconsin. they say it depends on whether or not the senate officially adjourned spirit they say usually that happens on friday. presumably of it happens to more they could return as soon as saturday. they say they would like to return at the same time i met in indiana and estimated 8000 pearl year to protest the alleged legislation , it was called a we are in the inner rally organized. republicans say their action is needed to balance the budget on like wisconsin indiana's constitution requires . >> and cut, union officials and workers have agreed to a take 10 unpaid days off to prevent layoffs. , balancing a $3 billion county budget didn't come easy. tonight that number has nearly been slashed in half as union members make sacrifices to keep their brothers working. executive director of the a f f say said that it was a tough call for the members already struggling with economic times. five of those days . >> keep in mind that the county initi
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. >> experts here in the state's main timeworn of an creasing risk of nuclear dangers . >> the u.s. putting unmanned military drums over japan's nuclear sites to get a clearer picture from above. on the ground on japan heroic workers at the reactor site continue their on-again off-again task of trying to reduce the nuclear threat. tonight dozens of refugees in shelters are being tested for possible contamination and rescue teams searched the snell for survivors. . >> in fact it's very much an international problem many countries advising their citizens to leave japan as quickly as possible. in the face of a possible nuclear meltdown. and this country the source of it heated debate on capitol hill. . >> right now according to your executive director you are doing nothing new. i haven't heard anything appeared i look at what germany is doing a look at what switzerland is due when none of them are panicking at all. i think they're being weis.weiswi. >> first of all we're going to be looking very seriously at what happens in japan and if we get information that tells us that there is a safety i
're all a debt of gratitude when our police and department and city need him. . >> heller told us tonight that his main goal is to primarily get the chicago police and are ready for summer it's busy ibust season. as for jody he is known for some time that his days are numbered year the department he said when his job dividend he intended to do something else but then he left it . >> falling ice from several buildings. an off-duty fire paramedic was injured when a chunk of ice fell from the water tower wil. right now in serious condition but is expected to recover. reports of falling ice from others by credit scribers that crewsky scrapers led crewso shut down streets. . >> many senate democrats and fled wisconsin's capital battle over collective bargaining what the budget speech and a mall along with wgn is tom kevin . >> this is why it's so vitally important the senate democrat to come home and do their jobs . >> by 90% . >> built a wall wisconsin senator some of the many ways watching their governmengovernon unlikely venue. . >> and may be comfortable but it may not pierce the capital a
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the signing is not with its opponents as well. the death penalty is a useful tool. . >> there were expectations that on friday the governor was quinn to sign its. there were indications that he was even where to look to western university with a wrongful prosecution school that has brought many of these issues involving inmates wrongfully sentenced to death came from. but of course with the controversy of western . >> your dead talk about this before he is a long supporter of the death penalty. what was the purpose of the weight? . >> i don't think he ever expected that the legislature would send him a bill to repeal the death penalty. we look at everything that was on the plate for legislators including a big income tax increase i don't think he thought that bill was ever born to get his desk. he did take some time with it but he did talk uduring the campaig. , in your reporting as you look across the country is there something that we may see more of another state? . >> this would be the third state in three years that looked at to repeal the death penalty. and frankly there's an
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